FX's American Horror Story: Freak Show Cast Announced

FXs American Horror Story: Freak Show Cast Announced

At the San Diego Comic-Con 2014 American Horror Story panel the full cast was announced to the new season of FX’s American Horror Story. I still have to catch-up with American Horror Story: Coven will be doing so shortly. I enjoyed watching every season and look forward to seeing FX’s American Horror Story: Freak Show premiering this October 2014. Cats includes Kathy Bates, Evan Peters, Angela Bassett, Michael Chiklis, Sarah Paulson, Emma Roberts, Jessica Lange and John Carroll Lynch as (Zodiac).

Kathy Bates and Evan Peters will be playing Ethel and Jimmy Darling. Joining them will be Angela Bassett’s Desiree Dupree, Michael Chiklis as Dell Toledo, Sarah Paulson in the dual role of conjoined twins Bette and Dot Tattler, and Emma Roberts as Maggie (no last name as of yet). Finally, series staple Jessica Lange will be playing a character is named Elsa Mars. Chiklis is playing Bates’ husband…and Bassett’s ex-husband.

FXs American Horror Story: Freak Show Cast Announced

"American Horror Story" (2011)

Synopsis: An anthology series that centers on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an insane asylum, a witch coven, a freak show, and an enigmatic hotel.
Cast: Angela Bassett, Denis O'Hare, Kathy Bates, Evan Peters, Taissa Farmiga, Frances Conroy, Jessica Lange, Emma Roberts, Sarah Paulson, Lily Rabe
Directors: Michael Rymer, Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, Michael Lehmann, Jeremy Podeswa, Bradley Buecker, Michael Uppendahl, Ryan Murphy, Loni Peristere, Michael Goi, David Semel, Howard Deutch
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama
AKA(s): AhS, American Horror Story: Asylum, American Horror Story: Coven, American Horror Story: Freak Show, American Horror Story: Hotel, American Horror Story: Murder House
Year: 2011
Runtime: 60
Awards: 76
Nominations: 211
Writers: Brad Falchuk, Ryan Murphy, John J. Gray, Crystal Liu, James Wong, Tim Minear, Jennifer Salt, Jessica Sharzer, Todd Kubrak, Douglas Petrie, Ned Martel
Producers: Brad Falchuk, Ryan Murphy, Bradley Buecker, Tim Minear, Alexis Martin Woodall, Jennifer Salt, James Wong, Dante Di Loreto, Jessica Sharzer, Chip Vucelich, James E. Williams, Robert M. Williams Jr., Mark Douglas, Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, Joe Incaprera, Douglas Petrie, Todd Nenninger, Ned Martel, Michael Cedar, Karen Romero, Sara Stelwagen
Musicians: James S. Levine, Mac Quayle
Editors: Fabienne Bouville, Adam Penn, Stewart Schill, Regis Kimble, Bradley Buecker, Angela Jackson, Justin Krohn, Robert Komatsu

Source: insidetv.ew.com